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noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 努力

noun, suru verb
  1. effort; exertion; endeavour; endeavor; hard work; striving

Definition and Synonyms for 努力

Effort use of physical or mental energy
Synonyms: 努力, , 労力, 労苦, 尽力, 苦労, 骨折, 骨折り, 骨折る
Effort earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
Synonyms: トライ, 企て, 企てる, 努力, 労苦, 取り組み, 取り組む, 奮励, 尽力, , 試み, 試む, 試みる
Seek make an effort or attempt
Synonyms: みる, トライ, 企てる, 努める, 努力, 図る, 挑む, 試す, 試みる, 試行, 験する
Strive attempt by employing effort
Synonyms: いそしむ, 力行, 努める, 努力, 励む, 勤める, 奮励, 尽力, 心がける
Effort hard work
Synonyms: 努力, , 労力, 労苦, 尽力, 苦労, 骨折, 骨折り, 骨折る

Meanings for each kanji in 努力

» toil; diligent; as much as possible
» power; strength; strong; strain; bear up; exert

Categories 努力 is a member of

Activity any specific behavior
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Toil productive work (especially physical work done for wages)
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Act perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
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Seek make an effort or attempt
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 努力

Sample Sentences for 努力

All the efforts of the doctors were of no avail.
Your efforts will soon pay off.
We should make every effort to maintain world peace.
Study takes a lot of energy, but it is worth the effort.
I'm trying to rid myself of this bad habit.

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